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Camping Le Deffay ****

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Guide price €23.80

In the southern part of Brittany you will find Camping Le Deffay, between the village of Sainte-Reine-de-Bretagne and the small town of Pontchâteau. The camping site is situated on the grounds of an 18th century castle in a green setting. In the old outbuildings of this castle you will find a snack bar and the camping site shop.

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Camping between tall trees or by the fish pond

The spacious camping pitches are located between old tall trees and allow you to opt for a pitch with either lots of or somewhat less shade. The pitches around the small lake are sunnier and have a view of the water abounding with fish. In addition to camping pitches, camping site Le Deffay also has rental accommodation (mobile homes, chalets and bungalows). The accommodation units near the lake are generously spaced.

Covered or rather not?

There is a heated swimming pool with a toddler pool of which the roof is retractable, if so wished. There is a special chair to get into the pool for guests who require assistance to enter the water. Next to the swimming pool is a solarium where you can enjoy the sun in warm weather.

Pedal boating on the lake

There are opportunities on camping site Le Deffay to play volleyball, tennis and pétanque. There are trampolines and games for children. You can fish in the lake, but you may also choose to go pedal boating. Surrounding the lake is a fitness track, called: Body Boomer. Outside the camping site are pathways which are ideal for jogging.

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8.3
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electrified and watered pitch

General information

= not allowed, = allowed
  • Parking on the pitch
  • Extra tent
  • Dogs
  • Surface area pitch (m²) : 90 - 110 m²

Included in the price

  • Number of persons : 2 Persons
  • Car
  • Caravan
  • Tent
  • Trailer tent
  • Water connection
ELEC
  • Ampère 10A
  • Electricity Included in the price
  • Price per kWh -

Pitch - with electricity 10A, water and evacuation

       
Electricity, water and waste water possible on that pitch

General information

= not allowed, = allowed
  • Parking on the pitch
  • Extra tent
  • Dogs
  • Surface area pitch (m²) : 90 - 110 m²

Included in the price

  • Number of persons : 2 Persons
  • Drainage
  • Car
  • Caravan, tent, trailer tent or motorhome
  • Water connection
ELEC
  • Ampère 10A
  • Electricity Included in the price
  • Price per kWh -
Detail information about this campsite

R. De Bruyckere

"Beautiful and very quiet campsite, there is choice between marked pitches under the trees or a more sunny place around a small lake where one can enjoy free water cycling or fishing for carp or eel. Near the national park "de Briëre", wetland nature reserve with numerous bird species."

- Inspector Mr R. De Bruyckere
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Average rating: 8.3

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Toilet facilities
7.5
Staff
8.3
Price - quality comparison
8.1
Child friendliness
9.0
Entertainment
8.0
Sports facilities
8.5
Swimming pool
8.2
Food and drink
8.3
Surroundings
8.7

Pamela - Corbally Limerick, on this campsite in August 2018

9.7

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

Liked - Relaxing campsite with good amenities
Disliked - Service in restaurant was a little slow
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John - exminster, on this campsite in July 2018

9.7

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - Lovely open site; pitch was especially large, which was good as we had our son and his wife and their young children staying with us. Very quiet site overall with plenty of space between units on our side of the lake.

Although our unit was a little dated, we were very pleased with the comfort and equipment within it compared with other sites we stayed on during our holiday in France.

The owner and staff were very friendly and helpful during our stay.

Disliked - Only very minor disappointment - unfortunately, we only found the information booklet in our unit (in a drawer) on our last day when we were checking through everything. Perhaps this should have been put out on the table for our arrival?
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David - Belfast, on this campsite in May 2018

9.7

Travelling party: Seniors

Liked - Friendliness and helpfulness of reception staff; excellent clean sanitation block; spacious site
Disliked - Nothing
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Chris - Weston-super-Mare, on this campsite in May 2018

9.3

Travelling party: Young couple

Liked - Amazing site with good amenities, beautiful location and pitches and really quiet in May half-term! Would thoroughly recommend and go back as often as we can. The lake made a perfect spot for a proposal...
Source: ctoutvert

Ashley - Exeter, on this campsite in August 2018

9.0

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

Liked - overall feel of the site - laid back management style and friendly fellow campers. No noisy large parties. Close enough to Nantes (great city wide Summer activities/events esp. Isle of Machines) for day trips and also the beaches.
Disliked - Pool roof was closed throughout. Table tennis table (only 1) had seen better days and could be closer to the reception / bar - it was amongst chalets. Reception was closed when we got there after 19:00 and no information left for us re pitch - didn't realise it wasn't like one of the bigger sites we normally stay at. Managed ok via GCSE French and the restaurant staff and reception staff made special effort to come back to sort us out.
Source: ctoutvert

Michael - Cheltenham, on this campsite in July 2018

9.0

Travelling party: Young couple

Liked - This is a wonderful place, and a world away from the typical French all-singing and dancing campsites with aquaslides and entertainment. It's much more low-key, more like a traditional British campsite (hence its popularity with Brits), and wasn't busy at all when we were there in early July. the facilities are a little old-school (jn a good way) but not out-of-date and spotlessly clean, even have two free eco dishwashers! The shop stocks the basics including wine, and the bar and restaurant is ok. The heated pool is very nice too. Only stayed for three nights, but could have stayed many more
Source: ctoutvert

Ann Street, on this campsite in June 2018

8.9

Travelling party: Couple

Liked - Very good and peaceful 2visit will return again and again
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Matthew - Crowthorne, on this campsite in August 2018

8.7

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years

Liked - very quiet and friendly site
Disliked - lack of soap in toilets, you have to take your own
Source: ctoutvert

Rachael - Georgeham, on this campsite in August 2018

8.3

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years

Liked - very family friendly site
Disliked - the restaurant staff seemed a little confused with what they were doing
Source: ctoutvert

Alwyn Jones, on this campsite in September 2016

8.4

Travelling party: Couple

Liked - Excelent site, will recomend to all our friends. A verry pleasant stay in a buitifull wooded and well sheltered site.
Source: ctoutvert

General information

Guide price 1
€23.80
Guide price 2
€31.80
Period of opening
26-04-2018 till 30-09-2018
20-04-2019 till 30-09-2019
Area
13 ha
Number of touring pitches
171 (100 - 150m2)
Number of camper pitches
1
Number of permanent pitches
25
Number of accommodation units for hire
33
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total:10
Internet
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:4G
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
At the reception
  • Reservation with CampingCard ACSI also possible
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Advance booking recommended for high season
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages:German | English | Spanish | French
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:1
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Individual washcabins: hot water
  • Individual washcabins: cold water
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Standard toilets
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: hot water
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Baby room
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Marked pitches
  • Grass
  • Terraced site
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Dryers
  • Dishwasher
  • Ironing facilities
Food, drink and groceries
  • Breakfast available
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Snack bar
  • Takeaway meals
  • Bar
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Ice available
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total:10
  • Bungalows/chalets
    • total:23
  • Bicycles
  • Pedal boats
  • Go-kart
Swimming
  • Indoor swimming pool by means of a sliding roof
    • surface area:105 m2
    • Heated:Yes
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:24 m2
    • Heated:Yes
  • Sunbathing area
Water sports and recreation
  • Fishing
  • Windsurfing permitted
  • Sailing permitted
For children
  • Children's playground: large
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:24 m2
    • Heated:Yes
  • Games room
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Baby room
  • Trampoline
  • Bouncy castle
  • Video games
  • No entertainment programme
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Fitness
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance:4 km
    • total:18
Recreation (adults)
  • Entertainment programme: Adults (at least 2x a week - h.s.)
    • languages:German | French
    • period:01-07/01-09
  • Fishing
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Games room
  • Pool or billiards
  • Television
  • Video games
Situation of campsite
  • Located by a lake/recreation pond (max. 0.1 km)
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:2 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:5 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Special pitches for motorhomes
    • hardened base for motorhomes
    • water supply and drainage
    • Surface area:100 m2
    • Amount:1
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
Pitch amenities
  • Water connection at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Waste water drainage at/near the pitch (max. 15 m)
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:10 ampère | 16 ampère
  • Euro-plug required
Disabled
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Special pitches for disabled people
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Temporary pitches outside the campsite without electr.
    • total:2
  • Special pitches for disabled people
  • Door-springs light enough (3-4 kgs pressure)
Address & Route

Would you like to book Camping Le Deffay or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

  • Camping Le Deffay
    D33
    44160 / Ste Reine-de-Bretag./Pontchât.
    France

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    Coordinates:

    47°26'27"N 2°9'35"W
  • N165/E60 Nantes-Vannes, exit 13 Pontchâteau direction Ste. Reine-de-Bretagne or Calvaire via D33. Campsite clearly signposted.

  • Warning! Since July 13 2015, many French campsites are prohibited from installing their own signpost. We advise to use GPS-coordinates to locate the campsite.

  • Contact

  • www.camping-le-deffay.com

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The weather on this campsite

Weather forecast

Sat

15 / 12

 

Sun

16 / 12

 

Mon

17 / 12

 

Tue

18 / 12

 

Wed

19 / 12

 

Thu

20 / 12

 

Fri

21 / 12

 
Max. 12.6° 11.3° 12.4° 11.7° 11.3° 11.2° 12.7°
Min. 2.2° 7.7° 7.1° 7.8° 7.1° 6.5° 7.3°
Precipitation 85% 90% 25% 75% 60% 55% 70%
Wind direction SW SW S S SW SW SW
Wind speed 5 4 4 5 4 4 4

Average temperature

Climate

Precipitation total (mm)
Jan 81
Feb 66
Mar 61
Apr 51
May 56
Jun 41
Jul 46
Aug 61
Sep 71
Oct 76
Nov 86
Dec 89
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Camping Le Deffay ****